Be sure to register for our upcoming Teen Programs!
Teen Summer Reading - June 2 through Aug. 25
Calling all teens in grades 6-12 to register for teen summer reading! This year’s theme is “Build a Better World.” Every 50 pages read earns you a raffle ticket for chances to win awesome gift cards and YA books! You’ll also be entered to win a grand prize at the end of the summer! Summer reading runs from June 2 through August 25 and concludes with our End of Summer Reading Party on August 25 from 6:30-8:00 pm.
Teen Musical Theater
You will not want to miss joining our second summer of teen musical theater! We urge students entering grades 6-12 to participate in this year’s lively production of Aladdin and His Wonderful, Magical Lamp! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 11 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. Scripts will be available for pickup beginning June 12.
- Practice dates: Mondays, June 19-July 31 and Fridays, June 23-Aug. 4 from 1-3 pm @ the Baldwin Library
- Tech Week: Aug. 7-10 from 1-3 pm @ Harrison Middle School
- Performance night: Aug. 11 @ 7 pm @ Harrison Middle School
Science in the Summer with Carnegie Science Center - Monday-Thursday, June 26-29 @ 11 am
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare and the Carnegie Science Center are teaming up to bring Science in the Summer back to the library! This program occurs over a period of four consecutive days, and you must be able to attend all sessions. This year’s curriculum is Sports Science. Registration for this program is required and is on a first-come, first-served basis beginning May 6 and is limited to 20 participants entering grades 2-6.
Canvas and Color - Teen Paint Night! - Friday, July 28 @ 6:30 pm
Join local artist Michelle and learn how to paint your own canvas 9x12 piece of artwork! Learn techniques using acrylic paint to create a take-home masterpiece ready to hang! Registration required.
Join us for a series of “real life,” hands-on workshops that teach essentials of important life skills (cooking, making healthy choices and sewing), school knowledge (planning for college), money matters (saving, banking and related money matters) and organization (how to de-clutter, get organized and save time). Registration required. Mondays at 6:30 pm:
- June 26: Cooking and sewing
- July 10: Planning for college
- July 24: Money matters
- Aug. 7: Organization
Shipwrecked with Mad Science - Thursday, July 27 @ 6:30 pm
Inventing means necessity! This workshop puts you on a deserted island and you must work together to invent means for collecting food and water. You will also design a boat (able to be taken home) to escape the island, just before the volcano erupts! Registration required.
Lego Batman Movie Night - Friday, June 23 @ 6:30 pm
There are big changes brewing in Gotham, but can Batman save the city from the Joker’s hostile takeover? Spend a summer night enjoying popcorn, snacks and this blockbuster movie! Registration required.